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But his strenuous efforts felt silly for a drama in which Darrow reminisces in his office about such epochal cases as the Haymarket Riot, the Scopes Monkey Trial, and the Leopold and Loeb murder.
Du Bois, in his response to Ambedkar, acknowledged Ambedkar’s epochal work and expressed his desire to aid in the cause of India’s untouchables.
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War, the swift, epochal conflict in which Israel decisively defeated a host of Arab armies and captured territory held by Egypt, Syria and Jordan.
An outcry ensued, with analysts on both sides of the Atlantic talking of an epochal shift in relations.
One of the writers most deeply affected by the publication of Darwin’s epochal work was Henry David Thoreau.
Future historians may look back on the signing as an event of epochal importance.
And certainly, no one expected 2016 to be such a buoyant, maybe even epochal, year for music.
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